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PROPERTY RECORD INFORMATION

Click the link above to access Effingham county property record information. When the new window opens, look at the top menu selection and select "Search Records", read the disclaimer and if you accept it, check "yes".  A new window will open. When searching, try to use as little information as possible.  ex:  Looking for 123 Red St?  In the query, select search by "location and address" and in the "street" box, only type Red.
 
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Conservation Use Assessment - Friday, January 01, 2016
There have been some new law changes to the Conservation Use Assessment program. read more ...

Forest Land Protection Act - Friday, January 01, 2016
If you have more than 200 contiguous acres you may be eligible for additional exemptions through the Land Protection Act. read more ...

 
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As of March 5, 2012 the Tax Assessors Office can no longer accept tax returns, appeals, or appeal waivers by fax or email.  

We will continue to accept returns, appeals, and appeal waivers by US Postal service, or in person at our office.

 
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 2016 Updates from the Effingham Board of Tax Assessors 

 Assessment notices were mailed on Friday, April 29, 2016. If you haven't received your notice by the second week in May, please call our office (912)754-2125.
 
If you disagree with the 2016 Fair Market Value, you have until
Monday, June 13, 2016
to file a written appeal.

Appeals can only be accepted if delivered in person or by U.S. mail.

 

 

 

 

 APPEAL FORM

 

 

 

 

 
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Did you file for Homestead??
The deadline to qualify for a 2016 HOMESTEAD EXEMPTION has passed, HOWEVER, applications for 2017 may be filed any time between now and April 1, 2017. If you are 62 and older, additional exemptions may be available; please bring your income tax return to see if you meet the requirements. Contact our office with any questions 912.754.2125.

2016 Homestead Information
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What We Do

     It is the responsibility of the Board of Tax Assessors to make sure that all personal property and all real property have been returned for taxation at the proper valuation. 

    It is the duty of the county appraisal staff to:

  • make appraisals of the fair market value of all taxable property;
  • maintain tax records and maps for the county;
  • prepare annual assessments of taxable property;
  • mail assessment notices;
  • inspect mobile homes to determine if the proper decal is displayed; and
  • provide information to the Georgia Department of Revenue as requested.

The Board of Tax Assessors meet the first Monday of every month
(Canceled or Postponed meetings will be published 24 hours before the scheduled meeting)

 
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DID YOU RECEIVE A GREEN POSTCARD IN THE MAIL? IF SO, O.C.G.A. SEC. 48-5-261.1 REQUIRES THAT WE INFORM THE HOMEOWNER THAT ONE OF OUR APPRAISERS MAY BE IN YOUR AREA REVEIWING WITHIN THE NEXT 60 DAYS. NO ACTION NECESSARY.

 
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The Effingham County Board of Tax Assessors will meet Monday, June 6, 2016 at 4:30 P.M.
The meeting will be located at the Administrative Complex, located at 601 North Laurel St., Springfield, GA. 31329.

AGENDA 

 
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Effingham County Board of Tax Assessors
901 N. Pine St. Suite 106
Springfield, GA 31329

Send Correspondence to: 
901 N. Pine St. Suite 106
Springfield, GA 31329

 Phone: 912-754-2125
 Fax: 912-754-9506

Office Hours:
Monday-Friday 
8:30 AM to 5:00 PM 
Closed on Government Holidays.              

Board of Tax Assessors
Tim Mathews, Chairman
Larry (Brad) Green, Vice-Chairman
Lowell Morgan
Loyd (Al) Trimm
Gussie Nease
 
Chief Appraiser 
Janis Z. Bevill  
                             
 
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